Monthly Archives: April 2020
C.H.A.T. Outreach Coordinators facilitate individual transition from homelessness to enhanced stability, including housing, employment and educational support. This position involves case management with focus on collaboration with key social service agencies. C.H.A.T. Coordinators meet and follow up with participants in a consistent manner and ensure that they receive services specific to their needs, empowering individuals to make changes to improve their well-being and quality of life.
Downtown Watch Ambassadors are responsible for promoting a safer and friendlier downtown by helping with directions and promoting events and business downtown. They help monitor streets, sidewalks and the skywalk systems, and serve as extra “eyes and ears” to assist the Winnipeg Police Service, Emergency Medical System, Outreach services and the community.
The Community Homeless Assistance Team (C.H.A.T.) is dedicated to performing comprehensive outreach to individuals at-risk of, or experiencing homelessness downtown. The CHAT Outreach team pursues a unique preventative outreach approach that will address the dynamic barriers and complexities faced by the homeless population in downtown Winnipeg.
As part of our ongoing support during the pandemic, the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ is offering a free live business continuity and crisis recovery webinar this coming Monday, March 30 from 9:45 a.m to 10:45 a.m.
Under direction of the Director of Operations this role is responsible for the leadership Public Realm projects and initiatives. The Manager collaborates with a variety of stakeholders to execute innovative projects that enhance and transform public spaces, creating a vibrant and inclusive Downtown for all. This position involves a mix of office work, site visits and engaging with Downtown Winnipeg BIZ Members and other stakeholders.